This page contains essential information on our services and research degree procedures for research degree students. You should read the forms in conjunction with the Academic Regulations 2016-7 [PDF 1,150KB] and the Code of Practice for Research Degrees [PDF 175KB]. The requirements for research degrees (MPhil, PhD, MD(Res), DrPS and DClinDent) are set out in Appendix 1 of the Academic Regulations.
All students studying for research degrees are automatically enrolled in the Doctoral College. Please refer to the webpages of the Doctoral College to learn more about the support offered to research degree students by the Centre for Academic and Professional Development, Careers Office, Library and Students Union. You can also find out more about funding opportunities.